Monthly Archives: November 2017
Yerevan Students Block Central Street as Parliament Abolishes Military Draft DefermentsIndividual protesters engaged in scuffles with law enforcement officers; some of them were lightly beaten or dragged by officers on the ground...
Students Protesting Against Abolishment of Draft Deferments Go On Hunger Strike in Yerevan UniversityThe protesters have promised to end the hunger strike on the condition that the National Assembly today votes against the amendments to the Armenian...
Dolphins in Dilijan Hotel Kept Under Unadopted Russian Law, Expert SaysWe’d applied to the Ministry of Nature and [other inspection bodies] with a request to conduct checks [at the dolphinarium]. The authorities looked into the...
Students March in Yerevan Against Planned Abolishment of Military DefermentRecall, under a Defense Ministry-drafted bill preliminarily passed by the Armenian National Assembly in late October, draft deferments would only be granted to those students who ...
Yerevan University Professor Decides to Conduct Class’ Exam in ChurchThe Armenian Language and Literature professor at the Russian-Armenian University in Yerevan has told her students that she would conduct their midterm exam in a church...